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RBC Global Asset Management Inc. closes PH&N High Yield Bond Fund to new investors

TORONTO, November 13, 2014 -  RBC Global Asset Management Inc. today announced the following change to the PH&N High Yield Bond Fund.

As of Wednesday, November 26, 2014, the PH&N High Yield Bond Fund will be closed to new investors. The Fund was re-opened to new investors on October 14, 2014, as recent opportunities provided the portfolio manager with a limited amount of additional capacity for the Fund. Existing unitholders of the Fund will continue to be able to make investments into the Fund after it is capped.

Purchase orders submitted on or before 4:00 pm ET on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 will be processed.

About RBC Global Asset Management and RBC Wealth Management
RBC Global Asset Management (RBC GAM) is the asset management division of Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), and includes institutional money managers BlueBay Asset Management and Phillips, Hager & North Investment Management. RBC GAM is a provider of global investment management services and solutions to individual, high-net-worth and institutional investors through mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, hedge funds, pooled funds, separate accounts and specialty investment strategies. RBC GAM group of companies manage more than C$350 billion in assets and have approximately 1,200 employees located across Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia.

RBC Global Asset Management is part of RBC Wealth Management, which is one of the world’s top five largest wealth managers*. RBC Wealth Management directly serves affluent, high-net-worth and ultra-high net worth clients in Canada, the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia with a full suite of banking, investment, trust and other wealth management solutions. The business also provides asset management products and services directly and through RBC and third party distributors to institutional and individual clients, through its RBC Global Asset Management business (which includes BlueBay Asset Management). RBC Wealth Management has more than C$690 billion of assets under administration, more than C$426 billion of assets under management and approximately 4,400 financial consultants, advisors, private bankers, and trust officers. For more information, please visit www.rbcwealthmanagement.com.

*Scorpio Partnership Global Private Banking KPI Benchmark 2014. In the United States, securities are offered through RBC Wealth Management, a division of RBC Capital Markets, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada. Member NYSE/FINRA/SIPC.

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For more information, please contact:

Matthew Gierasimczuk, RBC GAM Corporate Communications, 416-974-2124
Leah Commisso, RBC GAM Corporate Communications, 416 955-6498